The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
London / City of London
Rank 149 144 194
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +50
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.22% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.26% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £494 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £453
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2518 2745 4249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 86.98% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 2173 3311
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Logistics
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft